Angelica Du Huo ( 獨活 ) ...Chinese Herb...
Latin Plant Name
Angelica Du Huo
of Plant Used
This herb is used in formulas to treat pain in lower back and legs due
to exposure to wind, cold, and dampness (TCM: external wind, external cold,
and external damp conditions), and to treat symptoms of headaches from colds,
pain in lower abdomen, and sore knees and lower back (TCM: external wind
and external damp).
Usages and Functions
Expels wind dampness and alleviates pain; also combined with other herbs
to treat Blood stagnation.
Formulas Used In
Tian Man and Eucommia; Tu-Huo and Loranthus.
Do not use with deficient-Yin heat signs or with deficient Blood with
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